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Sonnie Badu releases chats with Penciled Celebrities artist, Ray Styles

Gospel Artiste, Sonnie Badu has posted a video on his Instagram page detailing the conversation he had with Penciled Celebrities artist Ray Styles before his death.

In the chats, the late artist was optimistic he will recover after receiving treatment in India for liver failure.

On the eve of his travel to India, Ray Styles told Badu that he knew his healing will come from the Heavens; adding that God has already gone ahead of him to prepare his healing.

Unfortunately, he passed away on Thursday, October 1. Sources within his family say he passed on in India. View this post on Instagram It’s taken a minute for me to say good bye @penciledcelebrities ... rest in power , you fought a good fight and your faith in God was beautiful .... till we meet again.. it’s purple 💜💜💜💜 #RIPA post shared by DR.SONNIE BADU D.D D.Mus Ph.D. (@sonniebaduuk) on Oct 1, 2020 at “Rest in power It’s taken a minute for me to say goodbye @penciledcelebrities … rest in power, you fought a good fight and your fai…

Nigeria governor promises action against 'rogue' SARS police unit

The governor of Nigeria's Lagos State has pledged to take action against a notorious police unit which has been widely accused of committing human rights abuses.

Babajide Sanwo-Olu said he was very worried about reports of unlawful exploitation by officers from the Special Anti Robbery Squad (SARS).

Videos shared on social media appear to show officers extorting money and even shooting people.

Nigerians want the unit disbanded.

The hashtag #EndSARS is trending on Twitter triggered by the alleged killing of a young man by SARS officers in the city of Lagos on Saturday.

Many people are also using the hashtag to share stories of brutality attributed to the police unit.  Three years ago Nigeria's police chief ordered an immediate re-organisation of the SARS after another social media outcry.

But an investigation by rights group Amnesty International, released in June, found that SARS members continue to use "torture and other ill-treatment to execute, punish and extract informatio…

Barack and Michelle Obama celebrate their 28th wedding anniversary with heartwarming message

Barack and Michelle Obama are marking their 28th wedding anniversary today, October 3, and they celebrated each other with heartwarming messages on their respective Instagram accounts.

Barack Obama shared a loved up photo of them together and wrote: "Even with everything going on, I wanted to take a moment to say happy anniversary to the love of my life. Every day with @MichelleObama makes me a better husband, a better father, and a better human. This year, while we appreciate all your well-wishes, what we’d really love is for each of you to reach out to one person in your life who might not vote. Help them get registered. Help them make a plan to cast their ballot. Send them to iwillvote.com to get started. Happy anniversary, Miche. Love you." Michelle Obama wrote: "28 years with this one. I love @BarackObama for his smile, his character, and his compassion. So grateful to have him as a partner through everything life throws at us. And this year, we have a request for yo…